Kofi Annan on the Digital Divide

From News.com: “The new information and communications technologies are among the driving forces of globalization. They are bringing people together, and bringing decision makers unprecedented new tools for development. At the same time, however, the gap between information `haves’ and `have-nots’ is widening, and there is a real danger that the world’s poor will be excluded from the emerging knowledge-based global economy.”

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